A large 19th century Victorian terracotta tazza urn by J.M. Blashfield

A large 19th century Victorian terracotta tazza urn by J.M. Blashfield

Circa 1860
Stock Number: 11685/GSO
Height 120.00 cm [3 ft 11 ins]
Diameter 90.00 cm [2 ft 11 ins]
Blashfields Patent Terracotta
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Having egg and dart moulding to the edge, the plain elegant tazza shaped urn is supported by a fluted socle and raised on a plain base.

The urn and socle are both stamped 'Blashfields Patent Terracotta'. This design appears first in John Marriott Blashfield's catalogue of 1857, design number 175.